Monthly Archives: January 2016

Ugwuanyi Maps Out Strategies To Combat Bird Flu In Enugu

Enugu State Ministry of Agriculture has mapped strategies to check the spread of bird flu following the death of more than 130,000 birds estimated to cost N 150 million. Dr Emmanuel Onyeka, Director of Veterinary Services in the ministry, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Enugu. “Last week, we called a ...

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Ireland Promises Commitment To Enugu’s Investment Drive

The Irish Ambassador to Nigeria, Amb. Sean Hoy, has assured Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu state of the readiness of his country, Ireland, to show visible commitment to advance the realization of the aims of the recent economic mission to the European country by a delegation of the State Government led by the Governor. The State delegation to Ireland ended the mission ...

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PRESS RELEASE: Continued Persecution By Buhari and Bail Denial By Justice John Tsoho

(Onitsha Nigeria, 30th January 2016)-The Southeast Based Coalition of Human Rights Organizations (SBCHROs), coordinated by Intersociety, and comprising the following ten rights organizations: International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law (Intersociety), Anambra State Branch of the Civil Liberties Organization (CLO), Center for Human Rights & Peace Advocacy (CHRPA), Human Rights Club (a project of LRRDC)(HRC), Forum for ...

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Biafra: As Nnamdi Kanu, Others Lose Bail Bid

The Southeast Based Coalition of Human Rights Organizations (SBCHROs), coordinated by Intersociety, and comprising the following ten rights organizations: International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law (Intersociety), Anambra State Branch of the Civil Liberties Organization (CLO), Center for Human Rights & Peace Advocacy (CHRPA), Human Rights Club (a project of LRRDC)(HRC), Forum for Justice, Equity & Defense ...

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Enugu Church: Tricycle Operators Identify Victims Buried in Building Foundation

Following the discovery of three decomposing human bodies and later eight human skulls that were exhumed from the foundation of an alleged Church building site at Ugwuaji area of Enugu metropolis last Monday, Tricycle Riders’ Association, popularly known in the area as “Keke Riders,”  have identified three of the victims. The victims in the incident suspected to be ritual killings ...

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Reps Minority Leader Congratulates Wike, Umahi, Over Supreme Court Victory

Reps Minority Leader and Member Representing Isoko Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon Leo Ogor, has congratulated the Governor of Rivers State, Barrister Nyesom Wike and his Ebonyi State counterpart Engr. Dave Umahi on the reaffirmation of their electoral victories by the Supreme Court of Nigeria. Ogor said the verdict of the apex court “on the case ...

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Supreme Court Verdict On Rivers State Governorship Matter and Related Issues: Struggle Continues – Intersociety

(Intersociety Nigeria, 28th January 2016)-The heart of the leadership of International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law (Intersociety) is filled with joy and encouragement concerning the latest grounded judgment of the Supreme Court with respect to Rivers State Governorship Election Petition. We also congratulate Governors David Umahi of Ebonyi State and Akinkumni Ambode of Lagos State and ...

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Ikotun Killing: Trigger Happy Police to face Murder Charge

Written By Paul Ladi, Lagos The 28 years old Police Corporal, Aremu Musefiu who allegedly killed a mother of four, Late Comfort Sunday Godwin, at Isheri-Oshun Lagos on September 16, 2015, is to face a two count-charge of attempted murder and murder before a Lagos High Court. His prosecution before the High Court on the two count charges, was based ...

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Kogi State House In Commotion Now

Police has sealed the complex of the Kogi State House of Assembly in Lokoja, following a commotion arising from an attempt by one faction of the state legislature to convene a meeting. The meeting was to be convened allegedly at the instance of the past Governor of the state, Capt. Idris Wada. The motive, according to a source, was to ...

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Ogor Condoles Ugboma Family Over Wife’s Death

Reps Minority Leader, Rt. Hon Leo Ogor, has commiserated with the family of Dr. Eddie Ugboma, on the death of his wife, Dr (Mrs)  Magaret Ugboma, Ph.D. In his condolence message to the family, the Member Representing Isoko Federal Constitutency at the National Assembly described the late Chief Librarian of the Delta State Polytechnic Ozoro as a charming woman who ...

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‘Supreme Court Verdict On Rivers State Governorship Matter & Related Issues: Struggle Continues’

(Intersociety Nigeria, 28th January 2016)-The heart of the leadership of International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law (Intersociety) is filled with joy and encouragement concerning the latest grounded judgment of the Supreme Court with respect to Rivers State Governorship Election Petition. We also congratulate Governors David Umahi of Ebonyi State and Akinkumni Ambode of Lagos State and ...

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